Utah governor files suit to invalidate federal wildernes order

[JURIST] Utah Governor Gary Herbert [official website] announced on Friday that the state of Utah filed a complaint [statement] in the US District Court for the District of Utah [official website] against the Department of the Interior (DOI) [official website] regarding an order issued by Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar [official profile] in December. Secretarial Order 3310 [text, PDF] created a new "Wild Lands" designation for public lands and provided that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) [official website]…

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